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  • Iran threatens Arabs as much as Islamic State: Bahrain FM

    MANAMA: Iranian support for subversion in Arab states is as big a threat to the region as the self-styled Islamic State (IS) group, Bahrain's Foreign Minister Sheikh Khaled bin Ahmed Al Khalifa said on Saturday at a security conference in Manama...

    "These actions are no less a threat to us than Daesh," he said, using the Arabic acronym for the group and accusing Iran of smuggling arms into Bahrain
  • More than 30pc of young Arabs jobless

    KUWAIT CITY: More than 30 per cent of young Arabs are jobless because of unrest in many Arab nations and not enough investment, a top labour official said on Sunday...

    “Due to unrest in several Arab nations, the number of Arabs without jobs has jumped two million since 2011, making the total number of unemployed Arabs at 20 million,” Luqman said on the sidelines of the annual Arab labour conference...

  • Four Arabs among eight arrested for illegal hunting of houbara bustard

    QUETTA: Eight people, including four Arab nationals and a senior district council official, have been arrested for being involved in illegal hunting of migrating houbara bustard birds in an area near the Pak-Afghan border in Nushki district...

    Official sources said on Saturday that the personnel of Frontier Corps deployed at a checkpoint in the Omer Shah area close to the border signalled a convoy of vehicles moving towards the border to...
  • Arabs urge Qatar to accept 6 principles to combat extremism

    Four Arab nations that cut ties with Qatar urged the tiny Gulf nation on Tuesday to commit to six principles on combating extremism and terrorism, and to negotiate a plan with specific measures for implementing the principles in a step that could pave the way for early resolution of the crisis...

    Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Egypt and Bahrain broke diplomatic relations with Qatar in early June, alleging that the state...
  • ‘Arabs have not learnt lessons from Iraq war’

    LAHORE: The conflict between Saudi Arabia and Qatar has created an alarming situation in the Muslim world and the enemy alone will benefit from the situation, says Jamaat-i-Islami emir Senator Sirajul HaqAddressing Friday congregation at Mansoora, he urged Turkey and Pakistan to try to resolve the conflict...

  • Six Arabs stopped from hunting houbara bustards

    KARACHI: Six Arab hunters of houbara bustard with 11 falcons were held by wildlife staffers in Thatta district early on Sunday morning for lack of hunting permits but were released later and sent back to Karachi as they had not yet started hunting the bird, it is learnt here...

    Sources said the hunters from Qatar were guests of a local host associated with the wildlife department in Sujawal and had political connections
  • US formally ends controversial registry programme for Muslims, Arabs

    The US Department of Homeland Security said on Thursday it is cancelling an inactive registry programme for visitors from countries where extremist groups are operating, a plan similar to a Muslim registry considered by President-elect Donald Trump...

    The National Security Entry-Exit Registration Systems programme, known as NSEERS, was suspended in 2011, DHS spokesman Neema Hakim said in a statement
  • Arabs won’t be led by Turkey, UAE diplomat says in retweet feud

    DUBAI: A senior UAE diplomat said on Wednesday the Arab world would not be led by Turkey, the Gulf State’s first comment on Ankara since a quarrel broke out last week over a retweet by the Emirati foreign minister that President Tayyip Erdogan called an insult...

    Anwar Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates, said there was a need for Arab countries to rally around the “Arab axis” of Saudi Arabia and...
  • Israel Arabs, Jews weigh voting across community lines

    Read more: Netanyahu vows to annex West Bank's Jordan Valley if re-electedIn Israel, voting largely follows ethnic lines, with Arabs voting for Arab candidates and Jews supporting the Zionist parties but in this election some are considering casting their ballot across the traditional community lines...

    His vote will go “for more equality” between Arabs and Jews...

  • ARTSPEAK: LOVE IN PAKISTAN

    Then he decided upon ‘Love is Life’ (Pyaar zindagi hai)...

    Love is an obsession in Pakistan, a society where public display of love is not accepted, yet every bus, rickshaw, song, ghazal, film and TV drama is centred on love; where despite all efforts by zealous religious groups, red roses are quickly sold out on Valentine’s Day...

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